C/2012 K1 C/2012 K1 PANSTARRS

C/2012 K1  C/2012 K1 PANSTARRS

Curdridge Observatory, Southampton,UK
Object name: C/2012 K1 C/2012 K1 PANSTARRS
Apparent RA:  Apparent Dec:
11 Apr 2014
First try on a comet in many years. Very poor conditions - bright moon and milky skies - but something is better than nothing!

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This image was autoguided using my homemade off axis guider with Lodestar.

Imaged with my homemade telescope mount

Exposure Details :

Coma Corrector 25x180s on 200 @ F5 f.l. 1000 with Atik 490 camera


Skywatcher 200 Newt (upgraded with OO Hilux secondary)
Baader Focuser
Homemade focus motor
Homemade filterwheel / OAG combo with Lodestar guide camera
Artemis 285 CCD camera
Homemade Telescope mount

Curdridge Observatory, Southampton,UK

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